patterns

Three patterns to accelerate your Salesforce development at TrailheaDX

Recently, IBM and Salesforce announced a global strategic partnership to help companies make smarter decisions faster than ever before. The partnership focuses on four major pillars of productivity: Utilizing IBM Watson for actionable intelligence Integrating weather insights from IBM into Salesforce client interactions Leveraging Bluewolf Consulting Services with industry-based accelerators for expert implementation Applying IBM […]

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Bluemix Local System can help banks ease operational pressures and boost innovation

The banking sector is facing some tough challenges. New entrants into the sector are quickly gaining customers through innovative services and because of increasingly stringent regulations. The urge for greater operational agility in response to new business models and rapidly evolving customer preferences is made even stronger by the market’s disruptor/disrupted scenario. Many banks’ lack […]

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A brief history of composition (and why it still matters)

Professionals in the software engineering field have long recognized that software maintenance is the largest component of the total cost involved in building and running any application over a period of time. In response, the information technology (IT) industry has pursued the idea of services as a way to encapsulate reusable units of business functionality, […]

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Zend PHP workload on IBM SmartCloud

Yesterday at IBM Innovate in Orlando, it was announced that IBM SmartCloud Application Services and Zend Technologies will partner to provide PHP on the IBM SmartCloud Enterprise solution.

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Create your own pattern toolbox!

Using patterns to deploy an application topology has many advantages, such as reducing the deployment delay, eliminating configuration errors and using best practices.

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IBM Workload Deployer: Application-centric cloud platform (Part 1 of 3)

Compute, storage, and network infrastructure use cases continue to remain the bulk of cloud computing discussions in addition to virtualization and server consolidation. Consumption- and subscription-based software services also get attention for specific, non-differentiated services that can be efficiently delivered with cloud. The application platform capability between the infrastructure services (IaaS, infrastructure as a service) […]

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